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December

Many people like to raise ducks and ducklings for many reasons. Some like them as pets, others like their eggs, other people might enjoy duck’s meat, and other simple raise them to sell them to other people. Since they produce more eggs than hens, and the eggs are bigger, many people choose to raise ducks. However, they might be more expensive to raise than chickens, they eat more. The breed of the duck will influence the meat quality and the production of eggs; several breeds are more suitable than others are.

02
December

For pet owners who want to save money on groomer bills, buying their own pet clippers is a must. If pets are cooperative enough to let their owners clip their hair without a hassle, people can save hundreds of dollars by doing this task themselves. Not all clippers work equally well, though, so it is vital that pet owners do their homework before making a clipper purchase.

28
November

From fresh eggs to a beautiful bug free backyard, raising a keeping chickens offers a family numerous benefits. Upon making the decision to have chickens, one must consider how and where the chickens should be kept. The most cost effective method is to build a coop for the chicken. Now many have their own opinion as to which chicken coop works best, but the important thing is what works best for you. Most commonly, if you have the acreage, letting the chickens roam around and make their way back to a permanent structure is the way to go. However, for those that may not have all that space, a portable chicken coop is a more suitable home for the birds. Below, is information on things to consider when building or buying a portable chicken coop.

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November

We’ve all seen the bottled water ads and commercials featuring tropical paradises and crisp clear sparkling water that promises ultimate health and well-being. And, when you pay a premium of up to 1900 times more for bottled water than you do for tap, you certainly expect to get the “purest” water possible!

So you’re thinking about building a chicken coop? You’re not alone. The past few years have brought a dramatic increase in the number of people now raising chickens for eggs, meats or just as a hobby. This is especially true in urban settings. Because of this increased interest, there has also been an explosion of plans that are now available on chicken coop designs. Picking the right building plan for you will depend on numerous factors. The tips below provide helpful information on choosing the plan that is best for your situation and the breed of chicken you plan to raise.